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toasting fork

noun
  1. a long-handled fork used for cooking or toasting frankfurters, marshmallows, bread, etc., usually over an open fire.
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Origin of toasting fork

First recorded in 1830–40
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Historical Examples of toasting fork

  • I challenged him, though I was more at home with a toasting-fork than a sword.

    The Duke's Motto

    Justin Huntly McCarthy

  • "But there's not a kettle, nor a toasting-fork," said Ruth dejectedly.

  • "He isn't in," said one of the brewers, looking up from his toasting-fork.

    The White Feather

    P. G. Wodehouse

  • Near the stove hung a gridiron, a frying-pan, a toasting-fork, and a pair of bellows.

    Trilby

    George Du Maurier

  • And it took all our planningness to do without a toasting-fork.

    The Boys and I

    Mrs. Molesworth